Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves.
Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber.
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
The seed of revolution is repression.
Democracy is...the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people.
Enemies make you stronger, allies make you weaker.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
The smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.
The lady's not for turning.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property
In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.